BMW Motorrad has launched the all-new BMW S 1000 RR superbike in India. Let’s get the pricing out of the way, the BMW S1000RR is priced at INR 18.50 lakh for the Standard model, while the Pro and Pro M Sport are priced at INR 20.95 lakh and INR 22.95 lakh. The BMW S 1000 RR shaped the BMW Motorrad brand with its outstanding dynamics when it was launched 10 years back.
In terms of design, the proportions are compactly concentrated between the wheels. The athletic and focused design makes RR instantly recognizable on the roads. The clear razor-sharp fly line and the front view form an extremely narrow and streamlined silhouette. The low-level front section gives the all-new RR a light, athletic appearance. The LED headlights are now standard and give the bike a dynamic and aggressive look. The powerful surface styling gives the dynamic side design an impression of visual unity. Dynamic flow is traced across the body of the motorcycle by the surfaces, with the BMW logo as the start and finish point.
The number plate holder includes plate lighting, LED turn signals, tail lights and brake lights. The slim rear gives absolute freedom of movement. The all-new RR is lean and athletic when viewed from above. A dynamic line flows from the fuel tank to the rear. The striking design of the fuel tank lends particular emphasis to the motorcycle’s length and sporty flair.
The all-new BMW S 1000 RR is available in two color options: ‘Racing Red’, the flashy red finish portraying the superbike’s racing genes and the color ‘Light White / Lupin Blue Metallic/ Racing Red’ with Motorsport finish that sends a clear signal of sportiness, agility, and dynamics.
Powering the all-new BMW S100RR is a completely newly developed 4-cylinder in-line engine with a displacement of 999 ccs. The engine is now 4 kgs lighter and narrower, which improves both the handling and the ergonomics. It generates 207 hp at 13,500 rpm. The all-new BMW S 1000 RR ’ features lower weight, completely newly developed chassis and suspension, lights, dashboard, design and a new engine with BMW ShiftCam technology. The all-new BMW S 1000 RR is the first motorcycle to feature an M package, a combination of the power of M with Motorrad.
With the new M package, the all-new RR has been turned into even more of a racer and has become the ultimate racing machine. High-quality M features such as carbon fiber wheels, M lightweight battery, and M Sport seat underpin this performance promise in the most impressive way. The dynamic package boasts exciting and innovative technology as well as practical equipment features. This package includes the latest generation of the electronic Dynamic Damping Control system, heated grips and cruise control functions.
The all-new RR is fitted with ABS Pro (Anti-lock Braking System), DTC (Dynamic Traction Control) and DTC Wheelie Function as standard. The optional DDC(Dynamic Damping Control) adjusts the electronic chassis optimally to the riding situation within milliseconds. For ideal adaptation to varied conditions of use, the all-new RR is fitted with the four modes ‘Rain’, ‘Road’, ‘Dynamic’ and ‘Race’ as standard. For the world of race tracks and motor racing, the Riding Modes Pro option offers additional three riding modes (Race Pro 1-3) that are freely programmable. Another feature that comes with the ‘Pro Modes’ is Launch Control for perfect race starts.